Reprinted from an press release:

To help producers significantly reduce the time spent explaining music licensing issues to their clients, is offering a free collection of Music Licensing FAQs. These FAQs answer the reoccurring questions and dispel the “myths” about music licensing — efficiently — within any web page on the producer’s web site.

Issues addressed include:

  • Can I use a retail CD I bought as my soundtrack?
  • Can I use music broadcast over radio and TV?
  • How do I get permission to use “popular” music?
  • What do I need to know about copyrights?
  • What about “Fair Use” of copyrighted works?
  • What are performance rights organizations?
  • What is a “Direct” or “Source” License?
  • What is a “Cue Sheet” and do I need one?
  • What are performance rights?
  • What are synchronization rights?
  • What are mechanical rights?
  • What are master use rights?The Music Licensing FAQ is free, and can be added to any web page using the supplied HTML code at:
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